Paths and timings of the peopling of Polynesia inferred from genomic networks.

  title={Paths and timings of the peopling of Polynesia inferred from genomic networks.},
  author={A. Ioannidis and Javier Blanco-Portillo and Karla Sandoval and Erika Hagelberg and Carmina Barberena-Jonas and Adrian V S Hill and Juan Esteban Rodr{\'i}guez-Rodr{\'i}guez and Keolu Fox and Kathryn Robson and Sonia Haoa-Cardinali and Consuelo D. Quinto-Cort{\'e}s and Juan Francisco Miquel-Poblete and Kathryn Auckland and Tom Parks and Abdul Salam Mudzakir Sofro and Mar{\'i}a C. {\'A}vila-Arcos and Alexandra Sockell and Julian R Homburger and Celeste Eng and Scott Huntsman and Esteban Gonz{\'a}lez Burchard and Christopher R. Gignoux and Ricardo A. Verdugo and Mauricio Moraga and Carlos D. Bustamante and Alexander J. Mentzer and Andr{\'e}s Moreno-Estrada},
  volume={597 7877},
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